Internal Fixation With Absorbable Rods for the Treatment of Displaced Radial Neck Fractures in Children.


BACKGROUND The treatment of radial neck fractures with complete displacement or severe displacement and an angle of >30 degrees is controversial. The currently used methods, including the Metaizeau technique, are associated with drawbacks such as imperfect reduction, epiphyseal damage, and delayed functional recovery. To overcome these drawbacks, we used… (More)